Government did not confirm Meningitis B vaccine availability free of charge this year

According to local news site newsbook, Minister Chris Fearne said that the Department of Health is in the process of making the vaccine for Meningitis B available free of charge in Malta this year. However in reality the vaccine that was being referred to was Meningitis B Pneumococcus; i.e. Prevnar. The article caused confusion since it followed efforts made by mums,…